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Rockville Office:
6163 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852
Call: 855-314-1424
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7101 Guilford Drive #105, Frederick, MD 21704
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Rockville area dermatologist reviews the benefits and cost for Botox injections

Dr. Prussick Ron at Washington Dermatology Center reviews the benefits and cost for Botox injections

Botox is a common neuromodulator used by patients in and around the Rockville area to help in turning back the hands of time. When fine lines, wrinkles, and folds are beginning to have a negative impact on one’s appearance and make patients feel self-conscious about their aging skin, we have options here at Washington Dermatology Center. Dr. Ron Prussick can discuss with patients the benefits of Botox and fully understand how it works.

As a neuromodulator, Botox works by reducing the contraction of the muscles in which it is injected. This means that the muscles are unable to cause tension, which results in the smoothing of the skin. Muscles around the eyes and on the forehead are the most common culprits of s forehead folds, glabellar lines, and crow’s feet. By injecting Botox into these muscles, these areas will smooth out and look more youthful within a week, with results lasting several months!

Dr. Ron Prussick reviews with his patients the cost, expectations, and the longevity of Botox injections. It can be used to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and folds, and effectively slow the signs of aging that patients often experience after the age of 30 due to the loss of collagen and elastin.

Botox is affordable and can be used in conjunction with other dermal fillers and injectables such as Juvéderm and Restylane. Combining cosmetic injectables can assist patients in achieving a “liquid face lift,” taking years off the appearance of the skin. This can be a great way for patients to avoid invasive procedures such as surgical intervention and age gracefully over the years.

Are you interested in learning more about Botox? Do you live in the Rockville area or surrounding communities? Do you want to visit a qualified dermatologist you can trust? If so, contact Dr. Ron Prussick and the team of Washington Dermatology Center today to schedule your upcoming evaluation and consultation appointment.

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Ronald B. Prussick, MD, FRCPC

Ronald B. Prussick, MD, FRCPC

Washington Dermatology Center is dedicated to providing patients with the best quality skin treatments in general and cosmetic dermatology to help them achieve all aesthetic and health-related skin goals.

The medical director, Dr. Ronald B. Prussick has decades of expertise in dermatology with extensive training in laser treatments and psoriasis treatments. The rest of the staff comprise of Dr. Mary Piazza Maiberger and Dr. Jennifer Nguyen, who are qualified dermatologists specializing in areas like skin cancer treatments and dermatology surgery, and Dr. Henry Yan, PA-C, Erin McClure, PA-C, and Meryl Elyse Gudelsky, RN, who specialize in personalized skincare treatments.

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